Southeast Salem Neighborhood Association (SESNA)


If you live, work, or own property in the Southeast Neighborhood Association, you’re already a member. SESNA is located in a beautiful, historic area of Salem and was designated as Salem’s second Heritage Neighborhood by the Salem Historic Landmarks Commission in 2015. The neighbors work together to enhance the quality of life, beauty and safety of the neighborhood. Help make a difference where you live.

SESNA is roughly bordered by State Street on the North, I-5 on the East; from I-5 it goes West along Mission Street, South on 25th, Southwest along Madrona Avenue, Northwest along the South Pacific Railroad tracks, West on McGilchrist Street, then meanders close to 12th Street North until Mission where it goes Northerly along 12th Street until it hits State Street again.

In addition to its parks and schools, this neighborhood contains State offices, Salem-Keizer School District offices, the Willamette Heritage Center, the Salem Train Station and Freight Depot, about 500 businesses, four churches, historic buildings, and more than 2,000 houses dating from the late 1800s.

​Your City Councilors

Brad Nanke[email protected]Ward 3
Tom Andersen[email protected]Ward 2

About your neighborhood

Police district: 9

Parks: Aldrich, Lee, Richmond, Millrace

Schools: Bush Elementary School, Richmond Elementary, Roberts High School, Tokyo International University of America


Meetings are held the 4th Tuesday, 7 p.m. at Capital Park Church, 410 19th ST SE, Salem OR 97301. See the calendar for specific dates. 

Nov. 22
Thanksgiving - Some City offices closed for holiday observanceCivic Center
555 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Nov. 23
Thanksgiving - Some City offices closed for holiday observanceCivic Center
555 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Dec. 25
Jan. 01
New Year's Day

​Agendas and Minutes

south-east-salem-neighborhood-associaton-agenda-2018-10-23.pdf10/23/2018211 KB
south-east-salem-neighborhood-association-minutes-2018-10-23.pdf10/23/201844 KB
south-east-salem-neighborhood-associaton-agenda-2018-09-25.pdf9/25/2018223 KB
south-east-salem-neighborhood-association-minutes-2018-09-25.pdf9/25/201845 KB
south-east-salem-neighborhood-associaton-agenda-2018-8-28.pdf8/28/2018110 KB
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Salem City Council CA-18-03 Hearing NoticeHearing Notice8/13/2018599 KB
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ANXC-720 Hearing Notice Hearing Notice7/9/2018335 KB
CU-SPR18-03 Hearing NoticeHearing Notice4/25/20183696 KB
CPC-ZC-UGA18-02 Hearing Notice CancellationHearing Notice4/3/2018735 KB
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CA17-06 Hearing NoticeHearing Notice12/11/2017272 KB
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If you want to speak at a neighborhood association meeting, contact the chair.

Contact us

Shannon Priem, chair
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Irma DowdNeighborhood Services Coordinator